"It strains our collective memory to think of a case where we attack a problem by defunding it when we want a positive outcome."
A notorious former coal company executive is still awaiting trial while the victims, the families of killed miners, await justice before the law.
Why was there a one-person train crew and no Positive Train Control system?
The Jackson State killings occurred on May 15, 1970, at Jackson State College, a historically Black college.
"U.S. railroads now transport 400,000 tank-car loads of oil yearly, passing through thousands of cities, towns, and communities where we live."
A total of 146 workers - almost all of them immigrant women - were killed in a fire at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory.
The former judge who heard the 4,016 cases in the explosion's aftermath is speaking out for the strikers.
American Federation of Teachers president Randi Weingarten was arrested Dec. 4, in New York City while protesting the lack of justice in the recent police shootings.
The bombing took place two weeks after the Aug. 28, 1963, March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Now more than 30,000 responders are sick and many have died from respiratory diseases and other health problems.